Portobello - Central (James Street) (Beach) (Edinburgh) weather

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    Today (25 July 2024)
    Time
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    Weather symbols
    Partly cloudy night
    Partly cloudy night
    Partly cloudy night
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
    Overcast
    Overcast
    Overcast
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
    Light rain
    Heavy rain
    Heavy shower night
    Heavy shower night
    Light shower night
    Chance of precipitation
    40%
    <5%
    <5%
    10%
    <5%
    <5%
    <5%
    <5%
    10%
    20%
    10%
    10%
    10%
    10%
    10%
    10%
    30%
    70%
    80%
    90%
    90%
    70%
    Temperature
    16°
    61°
    16°
    61°
    16°
    61°
    16°
    60°
    16°
    60°
    16°
    61°
    16°
    61°
    16°
    62°
    17°
    62°
    17°
    63°
    17°
    63°
    18°
    64°
    18°
    65°
    19°
    66°
    19°
    66°
    19°
    65°
    18°
    65°
    18°
    64°
    17°
    63°
    16°
    61°
    15°
    59°
    14°
    58°
    Feels like temperature (°C)
    15°
    59°
    15°
    59°
    15°
    59°
    15°
    59°
    15°
    59°
    15°
    59°
    15°
    59°
    15°
    59°
    15°
    60°
    16°
    60°
    16°
    61°
    16°
    62°
    17°
    62°
    17°
    62°
    17°
    63°
    17°
    63°
    17°
    62°
    17°
    62°
    16°
    61°
    15°
    59°
    14°
    58°
    13°
    56°
    Wind direction and speed
    SSW
    8
    12
    7
    3
    3
    SSW
    8
    13
    7
    4
    3
    SW
    8
    13
    7
    4
    3
    SW
    8
    13
    7
    4
    3
    SW
    8
    13
    7
    4
    3
    WSW
    8
    13
    7
    4
    3
    WSW
    9
    14
    8
    4
    3
    WSW
    9
    15
    8
    4
    3
    WSW
    10
    15
    9
    4
    3
    W
    10
    15
    9
    4
    3
    WSW
    9
    15
    8
    4
    3
    WSW
    9
    15
    8
    4
    3
    W
    9
    15
    8
    4
    3
    WSW
    9
    15
    8
    4
    3
    WSW
    9
    15
    8
    4
    3
    WSW
    9
    14
    8
    4
    3
    WSW
    8
    13
    7
    4
    3
    WSW
    8
    12
    7
    3
    3
    SW
    7
    12
    6
    3
    2
    SW
    7
    11
    6
    3
    2
    SW
    7
    11
    6
    3
    2
    WSW
    7
    12
    6
    3
    2
    Wind gust (mph)
    21
    34
    18
    10
    5
    20
    33
    17
    9
    5
    19
    31
    17
    9
    5
    19
    31
    17
    9
    5
    19
    31
    17
    9
    5
    20
    32
    17
    9
    5
    20
    33
    17
    9
    5
    20
    33
    17
    9
    5
    20
    32
    17
    9
    5
    21
    33
    18
    9
    5
    21
    34
    18
    10
    5
    22
    36
    19
    10
    5
    23
    37
    20
    10
    5
    23
    37
    20
    10
    5
    22
    35
    19
    10
    5
    21
    34
    18
    9
    5
    21
    33
    18
    9
    5
    19
    31
    17
    9
    5
    19
    31
    17
    9
    5
    20
    32
    17
    9
    5
    21
    33
    18
    9
    5
    19
    31
    17
    9
    5
    Visibility
    G
    18
    G
    17
    G
    16
    G
    16
    G
    15
    G
    16
    G
    17
    VG
    20
    VG
    22
    VG
    25
    VG
    29
    VG
    30
    VG
    30
    VG
    30
    VG
    30
    VG
    30
    VG
    30
    VG
    30
    VG
    30
    VG
    28
    VG
    30
    VG
    35
    Humidity
    85%
    85%
    86%
    86%
    86%
    86%
    85%
    81%
    79%
    75%
    71%
    66%
    64%
    62%
    63%
    62%
    65%
    67%
    74%
    80%
    84%
    84%
    UV
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    1
    1
    2
    3
    3
    5
    4
    4
    3
    3
    1
    1
    1
    -
    -
    -
    -
    Wind direction and speed
    Height of waves offshore (m)
    Period of waves offshore (s)
    Direction of waves offshore
    Friday (26 July 2024)
    Time
    00:00
    01:00
    04:00
    07:00
    10:00
    13:00
    16:00
    19:00
    22:00
    Weather symbols
    Partly cloudy night
    Partly cloudy night
    Sunny intervals
    Sunny intervals
    Light shower day
    Light shower day
    Light shower day
    Sunny intervals
    Partly cloudy night
    30%
    40%
    20%
    10%
    60%
    80%
    60%
    40%
    20%
    14°
    56°
    13°
    56°
    12°
    54°
    13°
    55°
    16°
    61°
    18°
    64°
    18°
    65°
    17°
    63°
    15°
    58°
    12°
    54°
    12°
    53°
    11°
    52°
    11°
    52°
    14°
    57°
    15°
    59°
    16°
    60°
    15°
    60°
    14°
    57°
    WSW
    7
    12
    6
    3
    2
    WSW
    7
    12
    6
    3
    2
    WSW
    9
    14
    8
    4
    3
    WSW
    10
    16
    9
    4
    3
    WSW
    12
    19
    10
    5
    3
    WSW
    12
    20
    10
    5
    3
    W
    12
    19
    10
    5
    3
    WSW
    10
    15
    9
    4
    3
    SW
    6
    10
    5
    3
    2
    19
    31
    17
    9
    5
    21
    34
    18
    10
    5
    22
    36
    19
    10
    5
    27
    43
    23
    12
    6
    31
    50
    27
    14
    6
    32
    51
    28
    14
    7
    29
    46
    25
    13
    6
    21
    34
    18
    9
    5
    13
    21
    11
    6
    4
    E
    45
    E
    45
    E
    40
    VG
    35
    E
    45
    E
    45
    E
    50
    E
    45
    VG
    35
    85%
    84%
    85%
    84%
    65%
    56%
    54%
    57%
    74%
    -
    -
    -
    1
    4
    7
    3
    1
    -
    Saturday (27 July 2024)
    Time
    01:00
    04:00
    07:00
    10:00
    13:00
    16:00
    19:00
    22:00
    Weather symbols
    Partly cloudy night
    Sunny intervals
    Sunny intervals
    Light shower day
    Light shower day
    Light shower day
    Sunny intervals
    Clear night
    10%
    10%
    20%
    70%
    80%
    70%
    30%
    <5%
    13°
    56°
    13°
    55°
    13°
    56°
    16°
    60°
    17°
    63°
    19°
    65°
    18°
    64°
    16°
    60°
    13°
    56°
    13°
    55°
    13°
    56°
    15°
    59°
    17°
    62°
    17°
    63°
    17°
    62°
    15°
    59°
    SW
    4
    6
    3
    2
    2
    SSW
    3
    5
    3
    1
    1
    WSW
    3
    5
    3
    1
    1
    WNW
    5
    8
    4
    2
    2
    NNE
    5
    9
    4
    2
    2
    NNW
    6
    9
    5
    3
    2
    SSW
    6
    10
    5
    3
    2
    WSW
    5
    9
    4
    2
    2
    11
    18
    10
    5
    3
    10
    16
    9
    5
    3
    15
    23
    13
    7
    4
    20
    32
    17
    9
    5
    21
    33
    18
    9
    5
    18
    29
    16
    8
    4
    15
    23
    13
    7
    4
    13
    22
    11
    6
    4
    VG
    30
    VG
    29
    VG
    28
    VG
    35
    E
    40
    E
    45
    E
    45
    VG
    35
    80%
    84%
    82%
    68%
    59%
    53%
    60%
    73%
    -
    -
    1
    4
    6
    3
    1
    -
    Sunday (28 July 2024)
    Time
    01:00
    04:00
    07:00
    10:00
    13:00
    16:00
    19:00
    22:00
    Weather symbols
    Clear night
    Sunny day
    Sunny day
    Sunny intervals
    Sunny intervals
    Sunny intervals
    Sunny intervals
    Partly cloudy night
    <5%
    <5%
    <5%
    <5%
    <5%
    <5%
    <5%
    10%
    13°
    56°
    12°
    54°
    13°
    55°
    17°
    62°
    19°
    67°
    21°
    69°
    19°
    67°
    16°
    61°
    13°
    55°
    11°
    52°
    12°
    54°
    16°
    61°
    18°
    65°
    19°
    66°
    18°
    64°
    15°
    60°
    WSW
    6
    9
    5
    3
    2
    WSW
    5
    8
    4
    2
    2
    SW
    4
    6
    3
    2
    2
    NW
    5
    8
    4
    2
    2
    NW
    6
    10
    5
    3
    2
    SW
    8
    13
    7
    4
    3
    SSW
    8
    12
    7
    3
    3
    S
    7
    11
    6
    3
    2
    14
    23
    12
    6
    4
    14
    22
    12
    6
    4
    16
    25
    14
    7
    4
    22
    35
    19
    10
    5
    24
    39
    21
    11
    5
    24
    38
    21
    11
    5
    19
    30
    17
    8
    5
    19
    31
    17
    9
    5
    VG
    30
    VG
    28
    VG
    27
    VG
    35
    E
    40
    E
    40
    VG
    35
    VG
    30
    81%
    85%
    83%
    66%
    53%
    46%
    56%
    72%
    -
    -
    1
    4
    6
    3
    1
    -
    Monday (29 July 2024)
    Time
    01:00
    04:00
    07:00
    10:00
    13:00
    16:00
    19:00
    22:00
    Weather symbols
    Partly cloudy night
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
    Sunny intervals
    Sunny intervals
    Partly cloudy night
    20%
    20%
    20%
    30%
    30%
    20%
    20%
    10%
    15°
    59°
    14°
    58°
    15°
    58°
    18°
    64°
    19°
    66°
    20°
    67°
    19°
    65°
    17°
    62°
    14°
    56°
    13°
    56°
    14°
    57°
    16°
    60°
    17°
    62°
    17°
    63°
    17°
    62°
    16°
    60°
    S
    8
    13
    7
    4
    3
    S
    7
    11
    6
    3
    2
    S
    7
    12
    6
    3
    2
    SSW
    11
    17
    10
    5
    3
    SW
    12
    20
    10
    5
    3
    SW
    13
    21
    11
    6
    4
    SW
    11
    18
    10
    5
    3
    SW
    8
    12
    7
    3
    3
    20
    32
    17
    9
    5
    20
    33
    17
    9
    5
    27
    43
    23
    12
    6
    30
    48
    26
    13
    6
    32
    51
    28
    14
    7
    32
    51
    28
    14
    7
    27
    43
    23
    12
    6
    20
    32
    17
    9
    5
    VG
    30
    VG
    28
    VG
    24
    VG
    24
    VG
    24
    VG
    24
    VG
    22
    VG
    22
    75%
    81%
    79%
    71%
    68%
    63%
    68%
    78%
    -
    -
    1
    4
    5
    3
    1
    -
    Tuesday (30 July 2024)
    Time
    01:00
    04:00
    07:00
    10:00
    13:00
    16:00
    19:00
    22:00
    Weather symbols
    Partly cloudy night
    Cloudy
    Sunny intervals
    Sunny intervals
    Sunny intervals
    Sunny intervals
    Sunny intervals
    Partly cloudy night
    20%
    20%
    30%
    30%
    30%
    30%
    20%
    20%
    15°
    59°
    14°
    57°
    14°
    57°
    16°
    61°
    18°
    64°
    18°
    65°
    17°
    63°
    15°
    60°
    14°
    57°
    13°
    56°
    13°
    55°
    14°
    58°
    15°
    60°
    16°
    60°
    15°
    59°
    14°
    57°
    SSW
    7
    12
    6
    3
    2
    SSW
    7
    11
    6
    3
    2
    SW
    7
    12
    6
    3
    2
    SW
    11
    17
    10
    5
    3
    WSW
    12
    20
    10
    5
    3
    WSW
    13
    20
    11
    6
    4
    SW
    12
    19
    10
    5
    3
    SW
    8
    14
    7
    4
    3
    19
    31
    17
    9
    5
    21
    34
    18
    9
    5
    28
    44
    24
    12
    6
    31
    50
    27
    14
    6
    32
    52
    28
    14
    7
    31
    51
    27
    14
    6
    28
    45
    24
    12
    6
    24
    38
    21
    11
    5
    VG
    20
    G
    19
    G
    19
    G
    19
    VG
    20
    VG
    20
    VG
    20
    VG
    21
    84%
    88%
    85%
    75%
    61%
    59%
    66%
    77%
    -
    -
    1
    4
    6
    4
    1
    -
    Wednesday (31 July 2024)
    Time
    01:00
    04:00
    07:00
    10:00
    13:00
    16:00
    19:00
    22:00
    Weather symbols
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
    Sunny intervals
    Sunny intervals
    Sunny intervals
    Sunny intervals
    Sunny intervals
    Partly cloudy night
    20%
    20%
    20%
    10%
    10%
    10%
    <5%
    10%
    14°
    57°
    13°
    56°
    13°
    56°
    16°
    60°
    18°
    65°
    19°
    67°
    19°
    65°
    17°
    62°
    13°
    55°
    12°
    53°
    12°
    53°
    14°
    57°
    16°
    60°
    17°
    62°
    16°
    61°
    16°
    60°
    WSW
    8
    13
    7
    4
    3
    WSW
    9
    14
    8
    4
    3
    WSW
    9
    14
    8
    4
    3
    WSW
    12
    19
    10
    5
    3
    WSW
    12
    20
    10
    5
    3
    WSW
    12
    19
    10
    5
    3
    WSW
    11
    17
    10
    5
    3
    WSW
    7
    12
    6
    3
    2
    24
    39
    21
    11
    5
    26
    42
    23
    12
    6
    30
    48
    26
    13
    6
    31
    49
    27
    14
    6
    31
    50
    27
    14
    6
    31
    50
    27
    14
    6
    27
    43
    23
    12
    6
    19
    31
    17
    9
    5
    G
    19
    G
    19
    G
    19
    VG
    20
    VG
    21
    VG
    22
    VG
    23
    VG
    22
    84%
    86%
    85%
    75%
    62%
    57%
    60%
    72%
    -
    -
    1
    4
    6
    4
    1
    -
    Thursday (1 August 2024)
    Time
    01:00
    04:00
    07:00
    10:00
    13:00
    16:00
    19:00
    Weather symbols
    Partly cloudy night
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
    Sunny intervals
    Sunny intervals
    Sunny intervals
    No weather symbol data
    10%
    10%
    10%
    10%
    20%
    30%
    15°
    59°
    14°
    57°
    14°
    58°
    17°
    63°
    19°
    67°
    20°
    68°
    19°
    67°
    14°
    57°
    13°
    56°
    13°
    56°
    16°
    60°
    17°
    63°
    18°
    64°
    17°
    63°
    SW
    6
    10
    5
    3
    2
    SW
    7
    11
    6
    3
    2
    SW
    7
    11
    6
    3
    2
    SW
    10
    16
    9
    4
    3
    SW
    11
    18
    10
    5
    3
    SW
    12
    20
    10
    5
    3
    SW
    11
    18
    10
    5
    3
    19
    30
    17
    8
    5
    20
    32
    17
    9
    5
    25
    40
    22
    11
    6
    28
    46
    24
    13
    6
    32
    51
    28
    14
    7
    31
    49
    27
    14
    6
    VG
    20
    G
    19
    G
    19
    VG
    20
    VG
    21
    VG
    21
    VG
    20
    84%
    87%
    86%
    76%
    67%
    66%
    71%
    -
    -
    1
    4
    5
    3
    No UV data

    Tide times

    Thursday 25 July

    Tide times and heights are from LEITH tidal station which is 3.9 miles away. So times may be different at this beach. What does this mean?

    Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

    Tide times

    Thursday 25 July

    Tide times and heights are from LEITH tidal station which is 3.9 miles away. So times may be different at this beach. What does this mean?

    Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

    Tide times

    Thursday 25 July

    Tide times and heights are from LEITH tidal station which is 3.9 miles away. So times may be different at this beach. What does this mean?

    Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

    Tide times

    Thursday 25 July

    Tide times and heights are from LEITH tidal station which is 3.9 miles away. So times may be different at this beach. What does this mean?

    Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

    Tide times

    Friday 26 July

    Tide times and heights are from LEITH tidal station which is 3.9 miles away. So times may be different at this beach. What does this mean?

    Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

    Tide times

    Friday 26 July

    Tide times and heights are from LEITH tidal station which is 3.9 miles away. So times may be different at this beach. What does this mean?

    Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

    Tide times

    Friday 26 July

    Tide times and heights are from LEITH tidal station which is 3.9 miles away. So times may be different at this beach. What does this mean?

    Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

    Tide times

    Friday 26 July

    Tide times and heights are from LEITH tidal station which is 3.9 miles away. So times may be different at this beach. What does this mean?

    Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

    Tide times

    Saturday 27 July

    Tide times and heights are from LEITH tidal station which is 3.9 miles away. So times may be different at this beach. What does this mean?

    Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

    Tide times

    Saturday 27 July

    Tide times and heights are from LEITH tidal station which is 3.9 miles away. So times may be different at this beach. What does this mean?

    Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

    Tide times

    Saturday 27 July

    Tide times and heights are from LEITH tidal station which is 3.9 miles away. So times may be different at this beach. What does this mean?

    Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

    Tide times

    Saturday 27 July

    Tide times and heights are from LEITH tidal station which is 3.9 miles away. So times may be different at this beach. What does this mean?

    Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

    Tide times

    Sunday 28 July

    Tide times and heights are from LEITH tidal station which is 3.9 miles away. So times may be different at this beach. What does this mean?

    Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

    Tide times

    Sunday 28 July

    Tide times and heights are from LEITH tidal station which is 3.9 miles away. So times may be different at this beach. What does this mean?

    Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

    Tide times

    Sunday 28 July

    Tide times and heights are from LEITH tidal station which is 3.9 miles away. So times may be different at this beach. What does this mean?

    Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

    Tide times

    Sunday 28 July